The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle Reports skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Reports over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Reports
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 121 126
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Reports 8 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.64% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.48% 3.33% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 11
Median daily rate £372 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.13% -0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year - +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -65.93% -5.88%  

Oracle Reports is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 540 570 688
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 19.89% 19.31% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 405 508
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £13.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Oracle Reports as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Reports in the South West

Oracle Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Reports in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Reports in the South West

Oracle Reports
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Reports in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Reports in the South West

Oracle Reports
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Reports within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +8 3 £350 -
Bristol -14 3 £400 -4.76%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Oracle Reports
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Reports also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Oracle Reports.

1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 15 (53.57%) VMware
5 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
6 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
7 12 (42.86%) Linux
7 12 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (39.29%) .NET
8 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (39.29%) vRealize
9 10 (35.71%) Java
9 10 (35.71%) HP
9 10 (35.71%) Toad
10 9 (32.14%) HP UFT
10 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (32.14%) Web Services
10 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting

Oracle Reports
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.57%) GeoServer
4 1 (3.57%) iPlanet
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (3.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle iSupplier
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) PuTTY
1 9 (32.14%) WinSCP
2 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) FCoE
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (35.71%) Toad
3 9 (32.14%) HP UFT
3 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (32.14%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) SpecFlow
3 9 (32.14%) TeamCity
4 8 (28.57%) Ant
4 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 8 (28.57%) TestNG
5 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
6 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Automation Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.29%) ERP Support
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) SAP Support
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Release Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Build Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) OAuth2
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
3 9 (32.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Regression Testing
3 9 (32.14%) System Integration Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
3 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
4 8 (28.57%) API Testing
5 7 (25.00%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Migration
8 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) Release Management
10 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) F#
4 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C-shell
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) vSphere
2 8 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) KVM
5 1 (3.57%) Samba
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) vRealize
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 10 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) Pegasus
6 4 (14.29%) QAD
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.57%) Opsware
7 1 (3.57%) PlateSpin
7 1 (3.57%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas